-arsi

See also: arsi

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

-ar(e)- (ending of verbs of the 1st conjugation) +‎ -si (reflexive)

SuffixEdit

-arsi

  1. Forms a reflexive verb from a verb ending in -are.
    domandare (to ask) → domandarsi (to ask oneself; to wonder)
    giocare (to play; to gamble) → giocarsi (to risk when gambling)
    mangiare (to consume) → mangiarsi (to squander)

Related termsEdit

Last modified on 23 November 2013, at 07:03